Amyloidosis pp 303-304 | Cite as

Pre-Albumin and Retinol Binding Protein Serum Concentrations in the Brazilian Type (Portuguese) of Familial Polyneuropathy

  • Ana Paula Nunes
  • Levy Waisbach
  • Morton A. Scheinberg


Familial amyloid polyneuropathy (FAP) is an inherited disorder, characterized by the extracellular deposition of fibrillary amyloid protein in various organs.


Retinol Binding Protein Radial Immunodiffusion Familial Amyloid Polyneuropathy Amyloid Fibril Formation Protein Serum Concentration 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


  1. 1.
    Andrade, C., Areki, S., Block, W. D., Cohen, A. S., Jackson, C. E., Juroway, Y., McKusick, V. A. Nisson, J. Sohar,E., Van Allen, M. W., Arthritis and Rheumatism, 13: 902–915 (1970).PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Costa, P. P., Figueira, A. S. Bravo, F. R., Proc. Nat. Acad. Sei. (U.S.A.), 75: 4449–4503 (1978).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Benson, M. D., J. Clin. Invest., 67: 1035–41 (1981).PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Bensen, M. D., Dwulet, F. E., Arthritis and Rheumatisms, 26: 1493–8 (1983).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Benson, M. D., Dwulet, F. E., Greipp, P. R., Scheinberg, M. A., Clin. Research (in press).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ana Paula Nunes
    • 1
  • Levy Waisbach
    • 1
  • Morton A. Scheinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of ImmunologyInstituto do Câncer “Arnaldo Vieira de Carvalho” (Santa Casa de São Paulo)Brazil

Personalised recommendations